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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, April 12, 2013 at 12:18:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 36' North, Longitude: 166° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.59 meters/second, 1557.3 km/hour, 967.7 miles/hour or 840.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.13 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miNorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.2"967.45 miWest0° 06' 54.2"7.91 miNorth967.22 mi
24 hours11° 34' 03.1"770.77 miEast2° 23' 00.1"163.89 miNorth783.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 2:18 PM1125 km699 miles607 nmNortheast NE
MidwayThu 1:18 PM1780 km1106 miles961 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiFri 2:18 PM1832 km1138 miles989 nmSoutheast SE
Baker IslandThu 12:18 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroFri 12:18 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaFri 12:18 PM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoFri 1:18 PM2805 km1743 miles1515 nmSouth S
Wake IslandFri 12:18 PM2861 km1778 miles1545 nmWest-northwest WNW
FunafutiFri 12:18 PM3089 km1920 miles1668 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ApiaFri 1:18 PM3303 km2052 miles1783 nmSouth S

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